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Welcome to our new and improved news brief format. We are excited to use this format which will enable us to get you information more quickly and frequently about Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, our University Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities. We will be keeping you up to date on our activities, as well as providing you with information you can use about intellectual and developmental disabilities. This will complement the information you can get on our Facebook page, and let us know if there is something specific you would like to read about!

Susan Hetherington and Steve Sulkes, UCEDD Co-Directors

 

Registration open for Parent Mindfulness Program

Registration open for Parent Mindfulness Program

Registration is now open for the Parent Mindfulness program, which will take place on Wednesdays from April 11 - May 16 from 9:00 - 11:00 AM.

A Look at Managing Care and Care Management

A Look at Managing Care and Care Management

The following group of LEND trainees recently took part in a focus group to discuss managing care and care management in New York State. In this post, they share what they learned with the SCDD Connections Blog.   

  • Megan Benham: Pursuing Psy.D. in Psychology
  • Elizabeth Caton-Burm: R.N., L.C.S.W., Pursing N.P. degree
  • Lauren C. Smith: Pursuing doctorate in Audiology degree
Can you help us?

Can you help us?

The Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders is looking for families and individuals to be featured in an Inclusive Recreation and Leisure Video campaign.

You Don't Know What You Don't Know

You Don't Know What You Don't Know

Self-advocates Jeiri Flores and Jensen Caraballo, SCDD's Health Disparities program recently developed and delivered trainings to Spanish language medical interpreters to improve healthcare experiences for patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

RRCASD Winter Webinar Series Announced!

RRCASD Winter Webinar Series Announced!

The Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder (RRCASD) will be hosting the following four free webinars this Winter.